Then he dragged himself cautiously to the top of a rock, from which he had a full view of the sea, and thence he saw the tartan complete her preparations
for sailing, weigh anchor, and, balancing herself as gracefully as a water-fowl ere it takes to the wing, set sail.
is called 'kokoo', and a most luscious preparation
Piles of boulders were collected at various spots to be rolled down upon an advancing enemy, stations were appointed to the different regiments, and all preparation
was made which our joint ingenuity could suggest.
David watched my preparations
with distasteful levity, but anon made a noble amend by abruptly offering me his foot as if he had no longer use for it, and I knew by intuition that he expected me to take off his boots.
So poor Amelia had been getting ready in silent misery for her son's departure, and had passed many and many a long solitary hour in making preparations
for the end.
where, after a day spent in holding funeral services over the dead bearer, preparations
were made for proceeding farther.
Conseil," said I again, beginning with feverish hands to make preparations
for my departure.
He was occupied with the preparations
for Raoul's departure and was seeking to gain time.
The haste with which these measures were carried into execution did not admit of those preparations
for their comfort, which, if unmerited by their disloyalty, were at least due in pity to the severity of their punishment.
Opening of the caches Detachments of Cerre and Hodgkiss Salmon River Mountains Superstition of an Indian trapper Godin's River Preparations
for trapping An alarm An interruption A rival band Phenomena of Snake River Plain Vast clefts and chasms Ingulfed streams Sublime scenery A grand buffalo hunt.
It was now too late to make the necessary preparations
in time for traversing the mountains before winter, and the project had to be postponed.
Certainly the Stoics bestowed too much cost upon death, and by their great preparations
, made it appear more fearful.